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Job Position: ASSISTANT STORE MANAGER -Burlington

  • Application Deadline: 3rd June 2022
  • Employment Type: Full time
  • Location(s): Burlington
  • Compensation: per hour
    Compensation to be determined based on experience
  • How to Apply: Submit your resume and cover letter to jengholm@goodwillonline.ca
    or submit them using the Apply button below.

Required Qualifications:

As the Assistant Store Manager, you will provide support to the Store Manager in all aspects of store and donation centre operations. This includes providing guidance, coaching, and training to sales and production staff, while ensuring standard operating procedures are executed to maximize revenues while appropriately controlling expenses.
WHAT WE LOOK FOR IN OUR ASSISTANT STORE MANAGERS:
✓ A positive “Hands-on” approach to all aspects of their work.
✓ Strong customer service and communication skills.
✓ Strong sense of teamwork and collaboration.
✓ Self-motivated with energy and enthusiasm.
✓ Positive approach to people management with strong coaching and training skills.
✓ Highly organized and detail oriented.
✓ Post-secondary certificate or diploma in a business related discipline.
✓ 3 – 4 years in a retail, food service, or other service environment, with at least 2 years at a supervisory level.

Key Responsibilities:

WHAT OUR ASSISTANT STORE MANAGERS DO: • Lead-by-example in providing excellent customer service and provides coaching and training to all staff on delivering same.
• Through task assignments and follow-up, ensure the stocking, and rotation of product and general merchandising follows applicable operational guidelines.
• Provide input, feedback, and recommendations to the Store Manager on process improvements, revenue opportunities, and expense control.
• Assist the Store Manager in coordinating and communicating any required financial or other operating reports for the location.
• Assist in the planning and execution of merchandise displays, special promotions, or other operational initiatives.
• Assist the Store Manager in creating work plans, assignments, and staffing schedules.
• Assist the Store Manager in creating and maintaining a positive work environment for all staff and volunteers.
• Assist and participate with the Store Manager in ensuring the store has adequate staffing through planning, recruitment, hiring.
• Assist and participate with the Store Manager in ensuring that new employees are properly trained, and current employees are developed and contributing to their potential.

Additional Details:

This is a full-time permanent position with a competitive salary and benefits plan including extended healthcare, dental, vision care, life insurance, LTD, and group match RRSP.

INTERESTED IN THIS EXCITING OPPORTUNITY? Please submit your resume and covering letter via e-mail to: jengholm@goodwillonline.ca. In the subject line, enter Burlington Assistant Manager position.

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. We thank all applicants, however, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted. If you are contacted by Goodwill, The Amity Group regarding a job opportunity, please advise HR prior to the interview if you require accommodation and we will work with you to make appropriate arrangements.

About Our Company:

Proud to be an equal opportunity employer
Goodwill, The Amity Group strives to be an inclusive and safe space for all, and to accurately reflect the diversity of the various stakeholders that we serve. We strongly encourage expressions of interest from people who are members of equally deserving and/or underserved/underrepresented communities, especially individuals who identify with: First Nations, Metis, or Inuit, or people of colour; diverse gender and sexual identities (including LGBTQ2+); people living with disability.